Episode 38 – The Beirut Port explosion

A powerful explosion in the Beirut Port ravaged the Lebanese capital on August 4, 2020. The massive explosion devastated hundreds of lives and left more than 300,000 people displaced or homeless. Fortunately, the Language Wave team are safe and well. In this episode, Mariam tells us more about the explosion, her personal experience with it, … Continue reading Episode 38 – The Beirut Port explosion

Episode 17 – Faraya and nearby attractions

Faraya

Faraya is a famous Lebanese village and winter sport destination located high in the mountains. Its snowy winters and mild summers make it a popular destination year-round. Faraya and neighboring villages such as Kfardebiane offer visitors great dinning, skiing, and hiking opportunities. In this episode, Leen tells us about the village and its surroundings. She … Continue reading Episode 17 – Faraya and nearby attractions

Episode 14 – Sidon (Gateway to the South)

Sidon is Lebanon's third largest city. It is referred to as Saida within Lebanon. Located along the Mediterranean coast, this bustling ancient metropolis is often described as the gateway to Southern Lebanon. In this episode, Dareen tells us about the city’s history, famous monuments, traditional foods and sweets, and an event she is involved with … Continue reading Episode 14 – Sidon (Gateway to the South)